Batman The Killing Joke: Absurd Subplot Diminishes Adaptation of Classic Graphic Novel [Review]

Batman The Killing Joke: Absurd Subplot Diminishes Adaptation of Classic Graphic Novel [Review]

While Warner Brothers’ DC Comics live-action movie slate has caused division amongst critics and fans thus far, their direct-to-video original animated movies have been universally appealing for the most part. But with Batman: The Killing Joke, one of the most influential stories about the Joker, comes high expectations. Did directors (and Warner Brothers Animation veterans) Sam Liu and Bruce Timm deliver what fans of the Batman mythology were expecting? Yes, but not without consequence. Read more

“Why Aren’t You Laughing?” Batman: The Killing Joke Trailer Teases DCU’s First R-Rated Animated Film

“Why Aren’t You Laughing?” Batman: The Killing Joke Trailer Teases DCU’s First R-Rated Animated Film

From Warner Bros. Animation, producer Bruce Timm and featuring stars Kevin Conroy as The Dark Knight as well as Mark Hamill reprising his famous role as The Joker comes Batman: The Killing Joke. The animated feature is slated to hit DVD/Blu-ray and digital in late 2016.

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